While several fashion weeks – including those in New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore – are organized in India, the country’s fashion calendar is set to add new dates. The first fashion week specifically for jewellery, the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW), is being held from August 15-19.

“This is a fabulous platform for jewellery designers to come together and showcase their talent. The fashion industry has its events but this is the first time that the jewellery industry will witness something like this,”said Farah Khan Ali, who will showcase her designs at the event.

“We want to showcase jewellery as a piece of art and not just an investment.” Continue reading…

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